The Seattle Times is a newspaper serving Seattle, Washington, US. It is the largest daily newspaper in the state of Washington. It has been Seattle's only major daily print newspaper since the demise in 2009 of the printed version of the rival Seattle Post-Intelligencer. The Seattle Times Company, while owning and operating the Times, also owns three other papers in Washington. The McClatchy Company owns 49.5 percent of voting common stock in the Seattle Times Company, formerly held by Knight Ridder.
Frank Blethen is board chair of the Seattle Times Company.